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Ten things to know for the week: May 8

Ten things to know for the week: May 8

The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. Independent centrist Emmanuel Macron won a decisive victory over far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the second...

 

Ten things to know for the week: May 1

Ten things to know for the week: May 1

by ABC News The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. “Daily Show” Comedian Hasan Minhaj earned a standing ovation for his performance at the...

 

Ten things to know for the week: April 24

Ten things to know for the week: April 24

Peter Parks/AFP/Getty Image The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. Karim Cheurfi opened fire in Paris at Champs-Elysées killing one police officer....

 

Ten things to know for the week: March 27

Ten things to know for the week: March 27

Victoria Jones/PA via AP   The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. On Monday, the Senate Judiciary Committee began considering Judge Neil Gorsuch’s...

 

Ten things to know for the week: March 6

Ten things to know for the week: March 6

via Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute by Sueji Han, staff reporter 1. On March 2nd, more than 300 developers and activists joined for the Abortion Access Hackathon for two days trying to find tech based solutions for women’s health...

 

Ten things to know for the week: February 27

Ten things to know for the week: February 27

by Rachel Lamb, executive editor Journalists from several major news corporations were kept out of President Trump’s press conference.  This included journalists from the New York Times, Buzzfeed News, CNN, Politico, BBC, and The...

 

Ten things to know for the week: February 20

Ten things to know for the week: February 20

 via the New York Times by Drew Howerton, section editor 1. Military strategist Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster was appointed as President Trump’s new national security adviser on Monday. General McMaster’s appointment follows the resignation...

 

Ten things to know this week: January 30

Ten things to know this week: January 30

New York Times The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. President Trump signed an executive order to keep refugees from entering the country for 120...

 

Ten things to know for this week: January 23

Ten things to know for this week: January 23

CNN The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. During President Donald Trump’s inaugural speech, he promised the “America First” policy, which has...

 

Ten things to know for this week: January 16

Ten things to know for this week: January 16

andrew harnik/AP by Rachel Lamb, executive editor President Donald Trump attacked civil rights leader and congressman John Lewis on twitter after John Lewis questioned Trump’s presidency in a interview. John Lewis is well-respected civil...